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Senior Occupational Therapist

Band 6

Main area
Division B - Occupational Therapy
Band 6
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Addenbrookes Hospital-Division B
£28,050 to £36,644 p.a. pro rata
18/11/2018 23:59
Interview date



Our Trust
Cambridge University Hospitals (CUH) NHS Foundation Trust comprises Addenbrooke’s Hospital and the Rosie Hospital in Cambridge. With over 9000 staff and over 1100 beds the priorities of the Trust focus on a quality service which is all about people – patients, staff and partners. Recognised as providing ‘outstanding’ care to our patients and rated ‘Good’ overall by the Care Quality Commissioner, is testament to the skill and dedication of the people who work here. CUH’s values – Together- safe, kind, excellent – are at the heart of patient care, defining the way all staff work and behave. The Trust provides accessible high-quality healthcare for the local people of Cambridge, together with specialist services, dealing with rare or complex conditions for a regional, national and international population.

We are looking for a creative rotational Band 6 to join our vibrant Occupational Therapy department within a leading Foundation Trust teaching hospital. We offer rotations through a wide range of acute clinical areas which include short stay Frailty Wards, Orthopaedics, Surgery and Oncology, Neurosciences, Major Trauma, Department of Medicine for the Elderly, Medical, Rheumatology and Pain and Stroke and Rehabilitation. As part of a large and dynamic Occupational Therapy department, you would be required to be committed, motivated and passionate about providing a high quality Occupational Therapy service.

You will be provided with the opportunity to increase your clinical expertise in addition to being involved in a wide range of service development projects and training. In addition, you would be provided with regular supervision both from a Senior Occupational Therapist and through peer support. This post requires relevant weekend working and full time, part time or flexible hours would be considered.

The closing date is 18 November 2018.

This post is subject to a satisfactory DBS clearance and as a result, you will be required to pay the associated fee of £47.50. This fee will be deducted from your second month’s salary.

Benefits to you
We offer development opportunities and a wide range of benefits including on-site leisure facilities, shopping concourse, day nurseries and access to a great transport system with easy access to airports and rail travel.

For further details of our fantastic benefits please refer to the attachment below - CUH Benefits.

We welcome applications from the Armed Forces.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Natalie Robertson, Associate Manager on 01223 217244 or via email to

If you have problems applying, contact

01223 217038